When a parent has cancer, it can bring challenges to the whole family.  Sometimes, these challenges are difficult to talk about.  Join us an evening of pizza, discussion and activities geared toward the whole family.

Friday, November 2, 2012

5:00-7:30 p.m.

Oakland Centre–2255 W. Centre Avenue–Portage

Free of charge- No cost to participants

Open to families with children and teens ages 5-18 who are coping with the cancer of a parent or another adult in the household

  • Pizza dinner provided 5:00-5:45 p.m. 
  • Small group discussions and activities with peers
  • Adults: Parents and caregivers meet together for support, encouragement, and ideas for communicating about cancer with the family
  • Kids: Creative and age-appropriate activities ages 5-18, Opportunity for kids to share how cancer has challenged their family, and ideas on how to talk to their parents/caregivers about their feelings.

To register for this free event, please call Samantha Rowland at the West Michigan Cancer Center at (269) 373-7446 or email srowland@wmcc.org by Friday, October 26th.